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Semtech (SMTC) Competitors

$20.84
+0.54 (+2.66%)
(As of 08:36 AM ET)

SMTC vs. MXL, AOSL, AMBA, NVEC, DIOD, POWI, SLAB, CRUS, INDI, and NVTS

Should you be buying Semtech stock or one of its competitors? The main competitors of Semtech include MaxLinear (MXL), Alpha and Omega Semiconductor (AOSL), Ambarella (AMBA), NVE (NVEC), Diodes (DIOD), Power Integrations (POWI), Silicon Laboratories (SLAB), Cirrus Logic (CRUS), indie Semiconductor (INDI), and Navitas Semiconductor (NVTS). These companies are all part of the "semiconductors & related devices" industry.

Semtech vs.

Semtech (NASDAQ:SMTC) and MaxLinear (NYSE:MXL) are both small-cap computer and technology companies, but which is the superior stock? We will contrast the two businesses based on the strength of their media sentiment, community ranking, risk, analyst recommendations, dividends, profitability, valuation, institutional ownership and earnings.

Semtech has higher revenue and earnings than MaxLinear. MaxLinear is trading at a lower price-to-earnings ratio than Semtech, indicating that it is currently the more affordable of the two stocks.

CompanyGross RevenuePrice/Sales RatioNet IncomeEarnings Per SharePrice/Earnings Ratio
Semtech$756.53M1.73$61.38M-$7.83-2.59
MaxLinear$693.26M2.19-$73.15M-$0.89-20.82

Semtech has a beta of 1.83, indicating that its share price is 83% more volatile than the S&P 500. Comparatively, MaxLinear has a beta of 2.06, indicating that its share price is 106% more volatile than the S&P 500.

MaxLinear has a net margin of -10.55% compared to Semtech's net margin of -59.37%. MaxLinear's return on equity of 4.77% beat Semtech's return on equity.

Company Net Margins Return on Equity Return on Assets
Semtech-59.37% -4.10% -0.97%
MaxLinear -10.55%4.77%3.01%

Semtech received 99 more outperform votes than MaxLinear when rated by MarketBeat users. However, 72.82% of users gave MaxLinear an outperform vote while only 71.52% of users gave Semtech an outperform vote.

CompanyUnderperformOutperform
SemtechOutperform Votes
683
71.52%
Underperform Votes
272
28.48%
MaxLinearOutperform Votes
584
72.82%
Underperform Votes
218
27.18%

In the previous week, Semtech had 6 more articles in the media than MaxLinear. MarketBeat recorded 11 mentions for Semtech and 5 mentions for MaxLinear. MaxLinear's average media sentiment score of 1.10 beat Semtech's score of 1.03 indicating that MaxLinear is being referred to more favorably in the news media.

Company Very Positive Positive Neutral Negative Very Negative Overall Sentiment
Semtech
7 Very Positive mention(s)
1 Positive mention(s)
3 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive
MaxLinear
3 Very Positive mention(s)
0 Positive mention(s)
2 Neutral mention(s)
0 Negative mention(s)
0 Very Negative mention(s)
Positive

87.7% of MaxLinear shares are held by institutional investors. 1.2% of Semtech shares are held by company insiders. Comparatively, 11.0% of MaxLinear shares are held by company insiders. Strong institutional ownership is an indication that endowments, hedge funds and large money managers believe a company is poised for long-term growth.

Semtech presently has a consensus target price of $32.60, indicating a potential upside of 60.59%. MaxLinear has a consensus target price of $25.18, indicating a potential upside of 35.90%. Given Semtech's stronger consensus rating and higher probable upside, analysts clearly believe Semtech is more favorable than MaxLinear.

Company Sell Ratings Hold Ratings Buy Ratings Strong Buy Ratings Rating Score
Semtech
0 Sell rating(s)
0 Hold rating(s)
11 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
3.00
MaxLinear
0 Sell rating(s)
7 Hold rating(s)
4 Buy rating(s)
0 Strong Buy rating(s)
2.36

Summary

MaxLinear beats Semtech on 10 of the 18 factors compared between the two stocks.


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Media Sentiment Over Time

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SMTC vs. The Competition

MetricSemtechSemiconductors & related devices IndustryComputer SectorNASDAQ Exchange
Market Cap$1.31B$43.42B$18.53B$7.45B
Dividend YieldN/A2.21%2.72%3.86%
P/E Ratio-2.5922.44207.1514.82
Price / Sales1.7312.02526.8160.61
Price / Cash7.3620.4829.6928.57
Price / Book1.715.346.964.72
Net Income$61.38M$966.99M$610.82M$208.33M
7 Day Performance1.91%-0.29%0.41%0.64%
1 Month Performance-1.41%6.47%4.34%7.69%
1 Year Performance-33.49%11.74%17.40%6.22%

Semtech Competitors List

CompanyMarketRankShare PriceAnalysts' Price Target1Y Price PerformanceMarket CapRevenueP/E RatioEmployee CountIndicator(s)
MXL
MaxLinear
2.8244 of 5 stars
$19.15
-2.1%
$25.18
+31.5%
-46.1%$1.57B$693.26M-21.521,328Positive News
AOSL
Alpha and Omega Semiconductor
2.6999 of 5 stars
$22.23
-0.8%
$31.00
+39.5%
-19.6%$628.62M$640.00M-35.292,468
AMBA
Ambarella
2.772 of 5 stars
$54.25
+1.7%
$78.75
+45.2%
-39.3%$2.15B$258.18M-17.90937Upcoming Earnings
NVEC
NVE
1.4783 of 5 stars
$80.70
-0.7%
N/A+8.3%$389.78M$38.25M18.0951Positive News
DIOD
Diodes
3.1729 of 5 stars
$67.91
-0.2%
$72.40
+6.6%
-25.3%$3.12B$1.66B13.838,635Gap Down
POWI
Power Integrations
4.7015 of 5 stars
$72.61
-1.0%
$86.17
+18.7%
-14.6%$4.13B$444.54M74.86831Dividend Announcement
SLAB
Silicon Laboratories
0.2561 of 5 stars
$137.83
-1.4%
$143.29
+4.0%
-23.3%$4.38B$782.26M-121.971,964Positive News
CRUS
Cirrus Logic
4.0159 of 5 stars
$89.98
-0.3%
$96.43
+7.2%
-9.9%$4.85B$1.90B28.571,702Positive News
INDI
indie Semiconductor
1.6783 of 5 stars
$7.24
-1.6%
$14.42
+99.1%
-43.0%$1.31B$110.80M-7.96600Analyst Report
Gap Down
NVTS
Navitas Semiconductor
2.2663 of 5 stars
$6.28
-0.9%
$9.98
+59.0%
-7.0%$1.12B$65.75M-8.49230Upcoming Earnings

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This page (NASDAQ:SMTC) was last updated on 2/26/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff